BDO High Street Sales Tracker
Like-for-like sales figures for the week ending March 13, 2011
Non-fashion results slumped with most stores registering steep declines against exceptional Mother’s Day-induced comparisons.
FashionFashion endured a second consecutive negative week, not helped by the later fall of Mother’s Day. Some stores were also adversely affected by increased department store marketing activity.
After a modest upturn last week homewares returned to negative territory with takings falling back in many areas.
Non-store (mail order, online)
The lower growth trend across non-store channels (mail order, online) continued with growth rates significantly below average.